Box Office: Cinderella Fits in the #1 Spot

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The live-action adaptation of the Disney animated film Cinderella brought in $70.1 million at the box office this weekend. The film was a hit with both critics (83% on Rotten Tomatoes) and audiences (A CinemaScore). The film added another $62.4 million internationally, giving it a $132.5 million worldwide gross.

Note: Numbers include Sunday estimates and are three-day estimates. A studio recoups 55% of a film’s grosses on average, meaning it needs to approximately double its budget to be profitable during its theatrical run.

BOX OFFICE TOP TEN (Three-Day Numbers)
1. Cinderella – $70.1 million ($70.1 million total)
2. Run All Night – $11 million ($11 million total)
3. Kingsman: The Secret Service – $6.2 million ($107.4 million total)
4. Focus – $5.8 million ($44 million total)
5. Chappie – $5.8 million ($23.3 million total)
6. The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel – $5.7 million ($18.1 million total)
7. The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water – $4.1 million ($154.7 million total)
8. McFarland, USA – $3.7 million ($35 million total)
9. American Sniper – $2.9 million ($341.5 million total)
10. The DUFF – $2.9 million ($30.3 million total)